Dog-Friendly Charleston

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Thanks to Holy City Sinner here's a list of Holy City dog parks, dog-friendly restaurants, bars, beaches, and more. Assume each location listed only allows leashed pets in an outdoor patio unless otherwise noted.

Daniel Island

  • Daniel Island Grill - 259 Seven Farms Drive
  • Governors Park - Seven Farms Drive

Downtown

  • Anchorage Inn - 26 Vendue Range
  • Bubba Gump - 99 S. Market Street
  • Bulldog Tours - (Ghost and Graveyard Tour and Dark Side of Charleston Tour are both dog-friendly)
  • California Dreaming - 1 Ashley Point Drive
  • Church Street Inn - 177 Church Street
  • Colonial Lake (on-leash) - Rutledge Avenue
  • Days Inn - 155 Meeting Street
  • East Bay Deli - 334-H East Bay Street
  • Fuel Caribbean Cantina - 211 Rutledge Avenue
  • Hampton Park (designated dog run) - 30 Mary Murray Drive
  • Hazel Parker Park (designated dog run) - 70 East Bay Street
  • Home Team BBQ - 126 Williman Street
  • John Rutledge House Inn - 116 Broad Street (Click here for more details)
  • Juanita Greenberg's Nacho Royale - 439 King Street
  • Kickin' Chicken - 337 King St
  • Kings Courtyard Inn - 198 King St
  • Kitchen 208 - 208 King St
  • Kudu Coffee & Craft Beer - 4 Vanderhorst Street
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites - 11 Ashley Pointe Drive
  • The Lodge Alley Inn - 195 East Bay Street
  • Marion Square (on-leash)
  • Molly Darcy's - 235 East Bay Street
  • Palmer's Pinckney Inn - 19 Pinckney Street (Click here for more details)
  • Pearlz - 153 East Bay Street (Back patio)
  • Poogan's Porch - 72 Queen Street
  • Residence Inn - 90 Ripley Point Drive
  • Sugar Bake Shop - 59 1/2 Cannon Street
  • Taco Boy - 217 Huger Street
  • Waterfront Park - 34 Prioleau St.
  • Wentworth Mansion - 149 Wentworth Street (Click here for more details).
  • White Pointe Gardens/The Battery

Folly Beach

  • Beach
    • May 1st through September 30th
      • Dogs can be on the beach between 6 pm - 10 am
      • Must be on a leash
    • October 1st through April 30th
      • Dogs welcome at any time
      • Must be on a leash
  • The Barrel - (Dogs allowed off leash in the backyard) - 1859 Folly Road
  • Folly Beach Bark Park (Dogs must be registered with the town) - 513 East Hudson Ave
  • Drop In Bar & Deli - 32B Center Street
  • Folly Beach Crab Shack - 26 Center Street
  • Loggerhead's Beach Grill - 123 West Ashley Ave
  • Lost Dog Cafe - 106 W. Huron Avenue
  • Rita's Seaside Grille - 2 Center Street
  • Tides Folly Beach Oceanfront - 1 Center Street
  • Woody's Pizza - 39 Center Street

Isle of Palms

  • Beach
    • Dogs can be on the beach at anytime as long as they are on a leash.
    • April 1st through September 14th
      • Off-leash: 5 am - 8 am
    • September 15th through March 31st
      • Off-leash: 4 pm - 10 am
  • Bark Park - 29th Avenue behind the Recreation Center
  • The Windjammer - 1008 Ocean Boulevard

James Island

  • Bohemian Bull - 1531 Folly Road
  • Brick House Kitchen - 1575 Folly Road
  • James Island County Park - 871 Riverland Drive
    • Dogs must be leashed unless in the designated dog park
  • O'Brion's Pub & Grille - 520 Folly Road
  • The Pour House - 1977 Maybank Highway
  • Smoky Oak - 1234C Camp Road
  • Wild Blue Ropes - 1595 Highland Ave

Kiawah Island

  • Kiawah Beachwalker Park (on-leash only) - 8 Beachwalker Drive

Mount Pleasant

  • Crave Kitchen & Cocktails - 1968 Riviera Drive
  • Dog & Duck - 624A Long Point Road
  • Finz Bar & Grill - 440 W Coleman Boulevard
  • House of Brews - 1537-C Ben Sawyer Boulevard
  • Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park (designated off-leash area) - 444 Needlerush Parkway
  • Park West Dog Park (off-leash) - 1251 Parkwest Boulevard
  • Red's Ice house - 98 Church Street
  • Shelter Kitchen and Bar - 202 Coleman Blvd
  • Square Onion - 18 B Resolute Lane
  • Steel City Pizza - 1440 Ben Sawyer Boulevard
  • Triangle Char & Bar - 1440 Ben Sawyer Boulevard

North Charleston

  • The BBQ Joint - 1083 East Montague Avenue
  • The Brew Cellar - 1050 E Montage, Suite D
  • Candlewood Suites - 2177 Northwoods Blvd
  • Clarion Inn - 3640 Dorchester Road
  • COAST Brewing Company - 1250 Second Street North
  • Days Inn - 2998 West Montague Avenue
  • DIG in the Park - 1049 East Montague Avenue
  • EVO Pizzeria - 1075 East Montague Avenue
  • Extended Stay - 5045 North Arco Lane
  • Extended Stay - 7641 Northwoods Boulevard
  • Hawthorn Suites By Wyndham - 7645 Northwoods Boulevard
  • Holy City Brewing - 4155 C Dorchester Road
  • Hyatt Place - 7331 Mazyck Road
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites - 2499 La Quinta Lane
  • Madra Rua - 1034 East Montague Avenue
  • Manny's Cafe - 3032 West Montague Avenue
  • Mixson Dog Park in North Charleston - Mixson Avenue
  • Mixson Market - Mixson Avenue
  • North Charleston Inn - 2934 West Montague Avenue
  • North Charleston Wannamaker County Park (designated off-leash dog park) - 8888 University Boulevard
  • Firehouse Subs - 3032 West Montague Avenue
  • The Orange Spot Coffeehouse - 4824 Chateau Avenue
  • Park Pizza Company - 1028 East Montague Avenue
  • Quality Inn - 7415 Northside Drive
  • Radisson Charleston Airport - 5991 Rivers Avenue
  • Red Roof Inn North Charleston Coliseum - 7480 Northwoods Blvd
  • Riverfront Park in North Charleston (designated off-leash area) - 1360 Truxtan Avenue
  • Santis - 1302 Meeting Street Road
  • Sheraton - 4770 Goer Drive
  • Staybridge Suites - 7329 Mazyck Road
  • Staybridge Suites - 2465 Prospect Dr
  • Wescott Dog Park - 9006 Dorchester Rd

Sullivan's Island

  • Beach
    • Dogs must have a valid Sullivan's Island permit – residents and visitors.
      • October 1st through April 30th
      • Off-leash: 5 am - 12 pm
      • On-leash: 12 pm - 5 am
    • May 1st – September 30th
      • Off-leash: 5 am - 10 am
      • No dogs on beach: 10 am - 6 pm
      • On-leash: 6 pm - 5 am
  • Dunleavy's Pub - 2213 Middle Street

Summerville

  • Crystal's Ice House - 104 E Doty Avenue
  • Dog & Duck - 1580 S Trolley Road
  • Montreux Bar and Grill - 127 W. Richardson Avenue (has an off-leash fenced in patio)
  • Wassamassaw Community Park (designated off-leash area) - 651 Wassamassaw Road

West Ashley

  • Ackerman Dog Park - 55 Sycamore Avenue
  • Bees Landing Dog Park (part of the Recreation Area) - 1580 Ashley Gardens Boulevard
  • Best Western Sweetgrass Inn - 1540 Savannah Hwy.
  • Charles Towne Landing (on-leash) - 1500 Old Towne Road
  • Country Hearth Inn - 2311 Ashley Phosphate Road
  • d.d. Pecker's - 1660 Savannah Highway
  • Drayton Hall - 3380 Ashley River Rd. (on the grounds, not in the house. Water available and doggie treats in the gift shop!)
  • Hawthorne Suites - 2455 Savannah Highway
  • Home Team BBQ - 1205 Ashley River Road
  • Inn at Middleton Place - 4290 Ashley River Road (Click here for more details)
  • King Street Grille - 2070 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard (Citadel Mall)
  • Low Country Dog Agility Club's West Training Field (membership required) - 1987 Ashley River Rd
  • Parson Jack's - 3417-G Shelby Ray Court (has an off-leash fenced in patio)
  • Sesame Burgers & Beer - 2070 Sam Rittenberg Boulevard (Citadel Mall
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